Peter Thiel

1967 - Today

Peter Thiel

Peter Andreas Thiel (; born 11 October 1967 in Frankfurt, Germany) is a German-American billionaire entrepreneur and venture capitalist. A co-founder of PayPal, Palantir Technologies, and Founders Fund, he was the first outside investor in Facebook. He was ranked No. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Thiel has received more than 7,330,193 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 339th most popular businessperson.

Memorability Metrics

  • 7.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 43.94

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.87

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.73

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Twitter Activity

Page views of Peter Thiels by language


Among businesspeople, Peter Thiel ranks 345 out of 481Before him are Benjamin Vulliamy, Jerry Buss, Lee Jae-yong, Pavel Durov, Sheryl Sandberg, and Pierre Omidyar. After him are John Elkann, Gilbert Kaplan, J. R. D. Tata, Henry Cole, Leonard Chess, and Mark Thatcher.

Most Popular Businesspeople in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1967, Peter Thiel ranks 168Before him are Olafur Eliasson, Javier Cámara, Zvonimir Soldo, Paweł Mąciwoda, Pierre Omidyar, and Alexia. After him are Andreas Scholl, Roger Schmidt, Magdalena Forsberg, Maxim, Giorgi Kvirikashvili, and Kelly Madison.

Others Born in 1967

Go to all Rankings

In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Peter Thiel ranks 2,910 out of 3,763Before him are Ute Lemper (1963), Adolf Bernhard Meyer (1840), Peter Altmaier (1958), Birgit Fischer (1962), Rudolf Scharping (1947), and Sead Kolašinac (1993). After him are Olaf Ludwig (1960), Lutz D. Schmadel (1942), Andreas Scholl (1967), Carlos Marín (1968), Hermann Gunkel (1862), and Roger Schmidt (1967).


Among businesspeople born in Germany, Peter Thiel ranks 25Before him are Hans Riegel (1923), Martin Winterkorn (1947), Adolf Merckle (1934), Kim Dotcom (1974), Susanne Klatten (1962), and Jawed Karim (1979).

Businesspeople Born in Germany

Go to all Rankings